antinoise

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

antinoise (comparative more antinoise, superlative most antinoise)

  1. Intended to reduce environmental noise.
    According to the antinoise law, the pubs have to close by midnight.
  2. (of a noise) Capable of neutralizing another noise.
    I have invented an antinoise raygun.

Noun[edit]

antinoise (usually uncountable, plural antinoises)

  1. A sound wave, of the same amplitude but of opposite phase to that of an unwanted sound, that can neutralize the unwanted sound using destructive interference.

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